6th Sunday of Easter, May 20, 2020

Acts 17:22-31 John 14:15-21 Just after I graduated from college, I spent over a year working with my Great Uncle doing carpentry and cabinetmaking work to restore the chapel of a Lutheran church in North Carolina. We did everything from casting plaster moldings to...

May 20, 2020

Image:Nina Bisognani The Rocky BeachSudie Blanchard When first birthedFrom its mother rockEach stone was sharp, jagged, unbending. Now, eons of storms and pounding surfHave rounded the edges,Smoothed the surfaces. Each stone different.Some black, others white—Speckled...

5th Sunday of Easter, May 10, 2020

John 14:1-14 This passage holds what are, for me, some of the sweetest words in the Gospels, when Jesus reckons with the limits of what the disciples can grasp and simply turns them to their trust in him:.“If it were not so, I would have told you,” he says. That is...

May 13, 2020

Image:Barbara Ryther Easter Kathryn Yingst I remember when my daughter was younger, she had asked what Easter was about. I gave her the historical context; I shared our Christian belief in the Resurrection. But I also tried to convey a deeper sense of the symbolism....

Service Bulletins

Read along with our streamed services 4/5/20 Bulletin for The Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday  Video Stream 3/29/20 Bulletin for the Fifth Sunday in Lent Video Stream  3/22/20 Bulletin for the Fourth Sunday in Lent Video Stream...

Advent & Christmastide Information

December Services In addition to the usual Sunday and Thursday morning services, in December St. George’s will hold two Christmas Eve services, one at 5:00 p.m and one at 11:00 p.m. with a Carol Sing at 10:30 p.m., and a Christmas Morning service at 10:00 a.m.  ...

Welcoming Our New Rector!

On September 10 the Vestry voted to approve the search committee’s recommendation to call Rev. Ryan Mails to be our next Rector. In a joint meeting with the Vestry, the search committee co-chairs, Robert Palmer and Janie Sweeney, reviewed the search process,...

Ecumenical Youth Service Project: Safe Haven Animal Shelter

The middle & high school youth of St. George’s, First Parish, and YOUMC would love your support as we work together to practice good stewardship in our community. The children will be gathering food and supplies for a local organization—Safe Haven in Wells—who...

Coffee Hour Volunteers Needed

We are still in need of volunteers to make coffee for both the 8:00 and 10:30 services so that the wonderful time of fellowship may continue! There will be a sign-up sheet on the table in the Parish Hall.